Anadolu Efes and Real Madrid face today tuesday May 4th starting at 18.45 hours (Spanish peninsular time) in the Sinan Erden Sports Hall in Istanbul (Turkey) in the fifth and decisive match of the quarterfinals of the basketball Euroleague which are played in the best of five games.
The Real Madrid it is played to go ahead in the Euroleague in Istanbul in a match with a clear flavor of the final. It is the decisive point of the series and the team that wins will be rewarded the ticket to the Final Four from Cologne, where you can fight for the Euroleague title.
The whites surprised everyone and, despite the casualties and the Turkish potential, they earned the right to fight in a fifth match for its European survival. With two miracles in it WiZink Center, Madrid equal the tie to two victories and could become the first team in the history of the Euroleague that raises a 2-0 in the quarterfinal playoffs.
The performance of players like Garuba, Llull or Carroll have managed to balance the talent of Larkin, Micic o Sanli, radically changing in the face of Laso’s team that had nothing to do with Madrid than what he had shown in Istanbul.
For a clash as decisive as this one, Laso takes two fundamental but physically touched players: Tavares y Thompkins. Both will be doubtful until shortly before the start of the match, although we are in Madrid’s most important appointment so far this season and both will probably try to help.
“We know the difficulty, but the motivation has to exist and exists. In that sense, I see the team well, he is prepared to know the difficulty we have, to understand it and to be able to compete to the maximum, “said Laso in the pre-match with a very optimistic air.
The Madrid wants to return to the Final Four, a habitat in which it has been known to move very well in recent years. It has shown that the Anadolu Efes is a vulnerable team and wants to take advantage of the many doubts it has generated in the all-powerful Turkish team the two defeats in Madrid. The Istanbul clash is life or death, victory is the prize of playing the final phase of the Euroleague.
Schedule and television channel to see today the Anadolu Efes vs Real Madrid Playoffs of the Euroleague basketball
Anadolu Efes and Real Madrid basketball face Today, Tuesday April 4 from 18.45 hours (Spanish peninsular time) in the Sinan Erden Sports Hall in Istanbul (Turkey) and you can continue live on TV and online through DAZN.
You can also follow the game through the narration of BRAND Radio and with live commentary from MARCA.com. Follow the preview and the starting quintets. After the meeting, you will be able to read the chronicles, the statements of the protagonists and see the summary with the best baskets.
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